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Blackfoot beaded moccasins
Description Pair of sinew-sewn leather moccasins with rawhide sole made by Blackfoot Indians (either Sihásapa Lakota or Siksika Niitsitapi). Decorated with glass seed beads in geometric motif. Predominant colors are white, blue, rose, and yellow. Traces of yellow pigment on leather upper in both moccasins. Tie closure with leather thong.
Quantity 1 pair items
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 9 3/4 inches length
3 1/2 inches width
4 inches height
Nomenclature Moccasin
Pair
Creation Made by (possibly) Siksika Indians
Made by (possibly) Sihásapa Lakota
Subjects Made by (possibly) Siksika Indians
Made by (possibly) Sihásapa Lakota
Used in Minnesota, United States
Indian. Clothing. Footwear
Dates Creation: Approximately 1880
Holding Type 3D Objects
ID Number 8800.1.A,B